Celia Weston

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Celia Weston
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Born (1951-12-14) December 14, 1951 (age 63)
Spartanburg, South Carolina, USA
Years active 1980–present

Celia Weston (born December 14, 1951) is an American actress of stage, film and television, and a character actress. Professionally, she may be best known for her role as Jolene Hunnicutt on Alice.


Celia Weston could be seen on weekly television drama Memphis Beat with Jason Lee and Alfre Woodard. In the Fall of 2010, Weston appeared on ABC's Modern Family as Cam's mother.[1]

Personal life[edit]

Weston was born in Spartanburg, South Carolina. She is a graduate of Salem College in Winston-Salem, North Carolina and the University of North Carolina School of the Arts.[citation needed]

She lives in New York City.[citation needed]



Year Title Role Notes
1981 Honky Tonk Freeway Grace
1989 Lost Angels Felicia Doolan Marks
1991 Little Man Tate Miss Nimvel
1995 Dead Man Walking Mary Beth Percy Nominated—Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Female
1995 Unstrung Heroes Amelia
1996 Flirting with Disaster Valerie Swaney
1998 Celebrity Dee Bartholemew
1999 The Talented Mr. Ripley Aunt Joan
1999 Snow Falling on Cedars Etta Heine
1999 Ride with the Devil Mrs. Clark
2000 Hanging Up Madge Turner
2001 K-PAX Doris Archer
2001 Hearts in Atlantis Alana Files
2001 In the Bedroom Katie Grinnel Nominated—Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
2002 Far from Heaven Mona Lauder
2002 Igby Goes Down Bunny
2003 Runaway Jury Mrs. Brandt
2003 Hulk Mrs. Krensler
2003 How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days Glenda
2004 The Village Vivian Percy
2004 Resurrection Mother Short film
2005 Junebug Peg
2007 No Reservations Mrs. Peterson
2007 The Invasion Mrs. Belicec
2007 Joshua Hazel Cairn
2009 After.Life Beatrice Taylor
2009 The Box Lana Burns
2009 Observe and Report Mom
2010 Knight and Day Molly Knight
2010 The Extra Man Meredith Lagerfeld
2010 Happy Tears Neighbor
2011 Demoted Jane
2013 Quad Arlene
2014 Goodbye to All That Joan


Year Title Role Notes
1980 Ryan's Hope Gloria D'Angelo 2 episodes
1981–1985 Alice Jolene Hunnicut 90 episodes
1999 ER Nurse Practitioner Episode: "Middle of Nowhere"
2001 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Margaret Talmadge Episode: "Stolen"
2003 Out of Order Carrie 6 episodes
2004 Frasier Sue Episode: "The Detour"
2005 Law & Order: Criminal Intent Joanne Dexler Episode: "Beast"
2008 Desperate Housewives Adele Delfino Episode: "Mother Said"
2010–2011 Memphis Beat Paula Ann Hendricks 16 episodes
2010–2014 Modern Family Barbara Tucker 4 episodes
2013 Under The Dome Mrs. Moore Episode: "Outbreak"
2014 Psych Mrs. Trout Episode: "S.E.I.Z.E. the Day"
2014 American Horror Story: Freak Show Lillian Hemmings 4 episodes


Year Title Role Notes
1979–1980 Loose Ends Maraya
1980 The Lady from Dubuque Lucinda
1995 Garden District Mrs. Holly
1996 Summer and Smoke Mrs. Bassett
1997–1998 The Last Night of Ballyhoo Reba Freitag Nominated—Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play
Nominated—Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play
2000 True West Mom


  1. ^ "Keck's Exclusives: Modern Family Casts Cam's Mama!". TVGuide.com. Retrieved September 7, 2010. 

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